Idiopathic Brachial Neuritis

Jeffrey A. Cohen, Justin Mowchun and Jon Grudem

in Peripheral Nerve and Muscle Disease:

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print May 2009 | ISBN: 9780195375367
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322930 | DOI:

Series: Contemporary Neurology Series

Idiopathic Brachial Neuritis

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Severe shoulder pain in the absence of a clear orthopedic cause may be due to acute brachial plexitis. It is important not to misdiagnose this condition. The approach to diagnosis and treatment are discussed.

Chapter.  1415 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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